Tennis ball cricket is coach Anil Rideegammanagedera's secret to training

By Lee Gaskin
Updated April 23 2018 - 8:25pm, first published January 25 2014 - 3:00am

Hitting a tennis ball around the streets of Galle was how a man with one of the longest surnames in world cricket learnt the game. Eastlake's Sri Lankan import Anil Rideegammanagedera has brought the same technique that has yielded 6500 first-class runs and more than 300 wickets to the ACT region's up-and-coming junior talent.

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